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Appalachian Bible College

Mount Hope, WV 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate46%

Appalachian Bible College Admissions

Appalachian Bible College is not competitive to get into. The acceptance rate at Appalachian Bible College is 46%. Out of 91 applications received in 2023, 42 students were offered admission.

If you are applying to Appalachian Bible College, the fee for the application is $35.

Appalachian Bible College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Appalachian Bible College's admissions stats.

Appalachian Bible College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 11%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 16%
Waitlist No

Appalachian Bible College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Appalachian Bible College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to Appalachian Bible College?

Appalachian Bible College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Appalachian Bible College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Appalachian Bible College

Appalachian Bible College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Appalachian Bible College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Appalachian Bible College

What does Appalachian Bible College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Character/Personal Qualities Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Class Rank Considered
Interview Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Appalachian Bible College for more information on admission factors.

Appalachian Bible College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Appalachian Bible College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Appalachian Bible College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.25
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Appalachian Bible College?

Appalachian Bible College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Appalachian Bible College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 11% of Appalachian Bible College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 16% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Appalachian Bible College students scored 585 or higher and 75% of students scored 545 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Appalachian Bible College students scored 605 or higher, and 75% scored a 545 or higher.

To be most competitive at Appalachian Bible College, you should strive to earn between 19 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Appalachian Bible College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Appalachian Bible College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.

More Information on Transferring to Appalachian Bible College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Appalachian Bible College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Appalachian Bible College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Appalachian Bible College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Appalachian Bible College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Appalachian Bible College.

Does Appalachian Bible College accept transfer credits?

✅ Appalachian Bible College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Appalachian Bible College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Does Appalachian Bible College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Appalachian Bible College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Appalachian Bible College?

✅ Appalachian Bible College is not test optional.

What is Appalachian Bible College's acceptance rate?

✅ Appalachian Bible College has an acceptance rate of 46%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Appalachian Bible College?

❌ Appalachian Bible College does not offer early decision.

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Appalachian Bible College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Appalachian Bible College? Appalachian Bible College is a open admission institution. The Appalachian Bible College acceptance rate is 46%. This means that the institution accepts 46 out of every 100 applicants.


Appalachian Bible College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Appalachian Bible College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Appalachian Bible College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Appalachian Bible College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

490 - 585


Reading SAT Range

545 - 605

Appalachian Bible College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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Campus Setting

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